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1/20/2011 1 1999-AMA declares obesity an epidemic Obesity Trends* Among U.S. Adults BRFSS, 1998 (*BMI ≥30, or ~ 30 lbs. overweight for 5’ 4” person) No Data <10% 10%–14% 15%–19% 20% How many states will remain blue ten years later? Obesity Trends* Among U.S. Adults BRFSS, 2008 (*BMI ≥30, or ~ 30 lbs. overweight for 5’ 4” person) No Data <10% 10%–14% 15%–19% 20%–24% 25%–29% 30% In how many states are more than one- quarter obese? Obesity Trends* Among U.S. Adults BRFSS, 2009 (*BMI ≥30, or ~ 30 lbs. overweight for 5’ 4” person) No Data <10% 10%–14% 15%–19% 20%–24% 25%–29% 30%
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1/20/2011 2 Actual Causes of Death Deaths/yr Deaths/day Tobacco (1) 435,000 1192 Poor Diet and Physical Activity (2) 365,000 1000 Alcohol (3) 85,000 233 Microbial Agents (4) 75,000 205 Toxic Agents (5) 55,000 151 Adverse Reactions to Prescription Drugs (6) 32,000 88 Suicide (7) 30,622 84 Incidents Involving Firearms (8) 29,000 79 Motor Vehicle Crashes 26,347 72 Homicide (10)
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